(redirected from ASIA scale)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Related to ASIA scale: ASIA Impairment Scale
References in periodicals archive ?
In this clinical trial, six patients received autologous OEC transplantation in a Phase I clinical trial, of whom three patients showed signs of improvement of SCI, and two demonstrated improvement according to ASIA scale (ASIA (A) to (C) and (B)).
After three years of treatment, Reeve improved from an ASIA-A complete injury; which had been his status for the five years before treatment, to ASIA-C incomplete (the ASIA scale ranges from Grade A, representing complete injury; to Grade E, representing normal function).
Ranging in age from 18 to 52, patients were one month to six years postinjury and had complete, Frankel grade-A injuries (Frankel classification evolved into today's ASIA scale).

Full browser ?